Chapter One Questions Essay

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Module 1 The foundation of a word is known as the _____. | | B. | root | 100% | | | | | 2. | | | The combining vowel connects the root to the _____ or to another root. | | A. | suffix | 100% | | | | | 3. | | | A _____ is attached to the beginning of a word root to modify its meaning. | | B. | prefix | 100% | | | | | 4. | | | Most often the combining vowel is the letter _____. | | B. | o | 100% | | | | | 5. | | | The combining vowel is usually dropped when the suffix begins with _____. | | A. | a vowel | | | | | | 6. | | | The suffix –scopy means: | | A. | Process of visually examining | 100% | | | | | …show more content…
| hepatitis | 100% | | | | | 48. | | | A term that means pertaining to the skin is: | | C. | dermal | | | | | | 49. | | | The study of the stomach and intestines and their diseases is called: | | A. | gastroenterology | 100% | | | | | 50. | | | Pertaining to the kidney is: | | C. | renal | 100% | | | | |

The combining form is made up of the _____ and a combining vowel. | | B. | root | 100% | | | | | 2. | | | A letter linking a suffix and a root, or linking two roots, in a term is the: | | C. | Combining vowel | 100% | | | | | 3. | | | The foundation of a word is known as the: | | B. | Root | 100% | | | | | 4. | | | The combining vowel connects the root to the _____ or to another root. | | A. | suffix | 100% | | | | | 8. | | | The terms osteoarthritis and gastroenterology are both examples of using a combining vowel: | | B. | To connect two word roots, even if the second root begins with a vowel | 100% | | | | | 9. | | | A patient who had her liver removed underwent a: | | A. | Hepatectomy | 100% | | | | | 10. | | | The term that refers to a part of the hip bone is: | | C. | Ilium | 100% | | | | | 11. | | | In the word nephrosis, the suffix is _____, which means

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